Activists disrupt international military conference in downtown Toronto hotel

Toronto. Over a dozen activists with banners and a sound system disrupted a special conference of the Conference of American Armies (CAA) this morning. The conference is a gathering of military leaders from North, Central and South America and… Read More

Solidarity Statement with Clyde River and Chippewas of the Thames

On November 30th, the Inuit community of Clyde River and organizations representing Inuit across the Canadian Arctic will head to the Supreme Court of Canada to defend their rights to meaningfully participate in decisions about extractive industries in… Read More

MISN is Looking for Research Volunteers for our Violence Tracking Project!

  As a grassroots organization with ties to mining-impacted communities around the world, the Mining Injustice Solidarity Network (MISN) knows that there are endless stories of communities experiencing violence in relation to Canadian mining companies. There have been… Read More

PRESS RELEASE: Guatemalans appeal case against Tahoe Resources in BC court; Reminder that Canada must be open for justice

PRESS RELEASE Vancouver/Toronto/Ottawa/Montreal/Guatemala Guatemalans appeal case against Tahoe Resources in BC court; Reminder that Canada must be open for justice Monday, October 31, 2016 On November 1st, the BC Court of Appeals will revisit a procedural motion in the… Read More

Update: The verdict is in: Solidarity rally against corporate bullying!

Dozens of people gathered outside the office of Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, to demonstrate their solidarity with the people of El Salvador who have waited seven years for a World Bank tribunal decision in the controversial… Read More

The verdict is in! Solidarity rally against corporate bullying!

We’ve been waiting seven years for this day to come! The results are finally being released THIS FRIDAY from a never-ending David-and-Goliath “trial” – Canadian-Australian mining company OceanaGold versus an entire country standing its ground against corporate bullying!… Read More

A powerful demonstration of solidarity in support of women land defenders

In an amazing expression of solidarity, hundreds of individuals and organizations signed a letter in solidarity with women land defenders. This letter was sparked by recent and ongoing attacks against women land defenders who, at great personal risk,… Read More

Extraction! A comic Book Launch & Fundraiser for MISN

When: Thursday Sept. 8, 6pm Where: Beit Zetoun (610 Markham St, Toronto) In 2006, four journalists teamed up with four comic book illustrators to expose the criminal activities of Canadian mining companies. “EXTRACTION! Comix Reportage” is the result:… Read More

URGENT ACTION : #right2RIP : Tell Aura Minerals to Respect the Dead and the Living in Honduras!

We have to take action! Aura Minerals, a Toronto-based mining company, is seeking to dig up and move a 200 year old cemetery near La Unión, Copán, Honduras, because the cemetery is “in the way” of their mining project. We are disgusted… Read More

UPCOMING EVENT: Oceana Gold, Stop the Bullying!

What: A rally to make some noise outside of OceanaGold’s Shareholder meeting! When: 1:30pm, Thursday June 9th Where: SE corner of York and Front – across from Fairmont Royal York, 100 Front St W, Toronto Facebook event:https://www.facebook.com/events/631645160322499/ Join us… Read More